by Lauren Smart
The Dallas Observer's annual Masterminds awards recognize local arts & culture visionaries with a cash prize presented at Artopia, a party with a fashion show, live music, artists' booths, and installations by each Mastermind.
MT: I think like a lot of writers early in their careers, you just expect that it will never happen because that seems like the most logical thing, Tierce says. It's been fucking fantastic. Just to have strangers read your book and think about it so hard and appreciate the things you love about it is amazing. [continue]